Streetside Savoury Pork Rice Flour Cake

Bánh Mặn

Preparation info

  • Makes

    25 pieces

    • Difficulty

      Medium

Appears in

The Songs of Sapa

By Luke Nguyen

Published 2009

  • About

WHEN TRAVELLING IN VIETNAM, I OFTEN EAT THIS STREETSIDE DISH. BANH MAN IS A VERY TRADITIONAL SNACK THAT YOU ONLY SEE LOCALS EAT. IT HAS UNUSUAL FLAVOURS AND TEXTURES, AND IS A DISH THAT I’D LIKE TO INTRODUCE YOU TO.

Ingredients

  • 300 g (10½ oz/ cups) rice flour
  • 50

Method

In a bowl, combine the rice flour, flour, coconut milk, sugar, 2 teaspoons salt and 450 ml (16 fl oz) of wate